Urban Engagement 

Summer 2019 Update

CitySquare Advocacy gets you up to speed on everything we're doing to fight poverty by giving our neighbors a voice in public policy.


Episode 3 is here! Watch a trailer for Reverend Britt's interview with life-long poverty fighter JR Newton, then listen here.

You can now listen and subscribe to the Urban Engagement Podcast wherever you go! 

New episodes are streaming on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your podcasts.




 CitySquare works each Census cycle to inform and empower our neighbors. Participation in the Census is vital to accurate electoral representation. Results from the Census drive many funding decisions within our government. Below, hear Reverend Gerald Britt's message on the importance of the Census.

Update on the 2020 Census - Urban Engagement Podcast
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Interested in our work to encourage Census participation? 

Let us know so we can stay connected.


Some Fear Undercount As Texas Decides Not To Spend Money On 2020 Census

July 16, 2019 | NPR

You can also read Reverend Britt's recent op-ed on violence in our city, published in the Dallas Morning News, by clicking here.


If you'd like to learn more about our work on this issue, or connect with Reverend Britt, please contact us.



2019 is shaping up to be one of the most violent years in Dallas history. A record number of homicides has neighbors and leaders concerned. CitySquare has heard and shares these concerns. We are focused on understanding the problem and advocating for those who feel its impact most. 

Below, find a segment from a recent episode of the Urban Engagement Podcast in which Reverend Britt discusses the situation.

Violence in Dallas - CitySquare's Urban Engagement Podcast
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Our Partners

The mission of CitySquare is to fight the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy and friendship.


Fulfilling that mission requires community partners who are strong, knowledgable and dedicated to ending poverty in our city.


Thank you for standing by our side in the fight.

If your organization would like to partner with CitySquare to help end poverty in Dallas, you can contact us using the below form.


Contact an Advocate

Get in touch with a CitySquare Advocate to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.

Fill out the below form or send an email to .

1610 S. Malcolm X Blvd., Bldg 200

Dallas, TX 75229


1610 S Malcolm X Blvd | Dallas, Texas 75226


T: 214.303.2100





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